Ethereum Exchange’s Attempts to List ETC Leads to Losses

Yunbi, one of China’s biggest Ethereum trading exchange, announced today that they were to postpone the listing of ETC in order to undertake “security preparations” to address vulnerabilities due to “Relay Attack.” Yunbi further stated that they had lost over 40,000 ETC “from users who deposited ETH before YUNBI listing ETC after Hard Fork:” “The […]

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Darknet Investigations Now a Priority, Says German Federal Police Chief

Investigations in the aftermath of the recent terror attack in Munich which saw nine people killed in a Munich shopping center on Friday will now see darknet markets under the scanner. Speaking to journalists today, Holger Muench, the chief of Germany’s Federal Criminal Police (also known as Bundeskriminalamt or BKA), has stated that the emergence […]

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Tech Lawyer Sees Possibility of Bitcoin Regulation in South Africa

A senior associate and technology lawyer at global financial law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has discussed the legality of bitcoin in South Africa, a country where the cryptocurrency remains unregulated. In a blog published yesterday, Kerri Crawford, a technology lawyer and senior associate at global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright discussed cryptocurrencies with a particular […]

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Reserve Bank Of India Mobilizes Blockchain & Fintech Initiatives

In response to the challenges posed by technology, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has enacted initiatives to address cybercrime as well as the disruptions caused by the emerging fintech sector, including blockchain technology. The RBI has established the Reserve Bank Information Technology (ReBIT) has been established to address these issues. R. Gandhi, deputy governor of […]

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Coinbase Isn’t Supporting Ethereum Classic, Yet

Digital currency exchange Coinbase has revealed its stance with the Ethereum hard fork, stating that it has no plans to support Ethereum Classic, the spin-off blockchain based on the consensus and protocols of the original Ethereum blockchain. In an announcement today, bitcoin and ether exchange Coinbase has revealed that its recently launched support for ether, […]

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Global Blockchain Consortium Agentic Group Opens London Office To Boost U.K. Fintech

Agentic Group, a New York City-based global blockchain consortium, has seized an opportunity to boost the U.K. fintech sector following the Brexit vote with the opening of a London office. The consortium, formed in 2015 to provide a cohesive voice on the financial implications of blockchains and digital currencies, has more than 35 blockchain and […]

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Coinbase Enables Bitcoin Buying in Australia

  Bitcoin and digital exchange Coinbase has expanded its services to Australia, enabling customers in the country-continent to buy bitcoin and ether with payment cards. In an announcement today, digital currency exchange and wallet provider Coinbase revealed its expansion effort to Australia. The move will allow users to buy bitcoin and ether with credit and […]

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“Ethereum Insiders Believe the DAO Hack Was an Inside Job,” Claims Source

Editor’s note: The insights established in this publication are solely that of the reporter and his source and do not represent any from CCN, nor Ethereum. The communication with the source has not been verified by CCN. A source close to Ethereum Foundation decisions came to me via Skype, then encrypted means to solely arrange […]

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Vitalik Buterin Weighs in on the Ethereum Classic Blockchain

  Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin has addressed the no-fork blockchain Ethereum Classic which follows the protocols and consensus based on the Ethereum platform prior to the recent hard fork. In a telling statement via a blog post today, Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin revealed that the foundation that continues to develop and support the Ethereum blockchain […]

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